March 26th, 2019



Are you a fan of ABC’s hit show “Shark Tank”?
Then you’ll LOVE Silicon Valley’s own Pitch Tank

Now in its 4th year, Pitch Tank 4.0 is the place to see and be seen. It’s part networking — part reality show. Five Bay Area entrepreneurs are selected to pitch their business product or service on stage at eBay Headquarters in front of judges, investors, and YOU, our live audience.

All attendees will receive a complimentary swag bag, food and drinks, plus networking time before the pitch show begins. This event has something for everyone: opportunities for inspiration, education, and connection!


5:30PM – 6:30PM

Pitch show

6:30PM – 7:30PM

Wrap up & more networking

7:30PM – 8:00PM

Meet the Judges

Joe Siecinski

Joe helps business owners make more money and have more time.  He has 3 decades of Accomplish-laden experience and has helped over 2000 companies worldwide to improve their lives and businesses.

He has a B.S. in Engineering, M.B.A. in Marketing, Certified Business Coach, Certified Executive Coach, Best Selling Author, Speaker and NLP Practitioner 

He sees abundance everywhere, comes from a place of generosity of spirit and channels that energy helping his clients to thrive.  

Bradford Shellhammer

As Vice President of Buyer Experience at eBay, Bradford is a leading product visionary in the company. He and his teams define the direction, design, and build of eBay’s Discovery, Growth and Engagement experiences including: homepages, browse pages, global header and navigation, content, Interests, My eBay, verticalized category experiences, guest experiences, couponing and referral programs, Watch List and saving searches, sellers, and collections. He also sets the vision of eBay’s personalized shopping algorithms and products, and the company’s mobile strategy, while providing creative direction of visual design and curation.

Kevin Parakkattu

Kevin is an early stage investor at Plug and Play Ventures (prev. investments include PayPal, NatureBox, Honey, Dropbox, etc.) focusing on brand, retail, and e-commerce solutions. Leveraging Plug and Play’s corporate network, Kevin collaborates with TJX, Rakuten, Mars, Kohl’s, and 15+ other large corporations to find and implement frontier technologies. He engages with the retail ecosystem internationally through PNP’s operations in Paris and Munich with anchor partners Galeries Lafayette and MediaMarktSaturn respectively. Prior to his current position, Kevin was an investment analyst at Centripetal Capital Partners in Stamford, CT and co-founded a pure play custom clothing startup. Kevin studied finance at Baruch College, City University of New York, where he graduated as a Macaulay Honors Scholar.

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